Nevada City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Nevada City, CA

General Nevada City Information

State: California

County: Nevada County

Close cities: Dutch Flat, CA, Camptonville, CA, Alta, CA, Rough and Ready, CA, Sebastopol, CA, Pinecrest, CA, Buena Vista, CA, Gold Run, CA, North San Juan, CA, Grass Valley, CA, Washington, CA

Nevada City Population (census data)
Total 2,941 (-1.5% since 2000)
Male 1,449 (49.3%)
Female 1,492 (50.7%)

Population Density: 1,397 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 115.6 (US Avg is 100)

Nevada City Elevation: 2,525 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.11 square miles

Median Household Income: $47,289

Zip Codes: 95959.

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Nevada City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.6%)
  • Hispanic (3.5%)
  • American Indian (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (23.8%)
  • German (19.5%)
  • Irish (19.4%)
  • Italian (9.8%)
  • Scottish (6.0%)
  • French (4.6%)
Foriegn Born: 80 people (2.7%)
  • Europe (86.4%)
  • Latin America (13.6%)

Local Nevada City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics
NBA Basketball: Sacramento Kings
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Nevada City School Information

Elementary Schools
Deer Creek Elementary (805 Lindley Avenue, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada City Elementary District)
Gold Run Elementary (470 Searls Avenue, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada City Elementary District)
Nevada City Elementary (505 Main Street, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada City Elementary District)
Other/Private Schools
Camptonville Academy (848 Gold Flat Road, Suite 3, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Camptonville Elementary District)
Forest Charter (224 Church Street, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Twin Ridges Elementary District)
Grizzly Hill (16661 Old Mill Road, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Twin Ridges Elementary District)
Nevada City Home Study Charter (215 Washington Street, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada City Elementary District)
Nevada City School Of The Arts (13032 Bitney Springs Road, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Twin Ridges Elementary District)
Nevada County Academy Of Learning (112 Nevada City Highway, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada County Office Of Education District)
Nevada County Special Education (400 Hoover Lane, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada County Office Of Education District)
Reward Mine Community Day (800 Hoover Lane, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada City Elementary District)
Seven Hills Intermediate (700 Hoover Lane, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Nevada City Elementary District)
Sierra Montessori (18847 Oak Tree Road, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Twin Ridges Elementary District)
Yuba River Charter (13026 Bitney Springs Road, Nevada City, CA, 95959 - Twin Ridges Elementary District)

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